sousaphone

noun sou·sa·phone \ ˈsü-zə-ˌfōn , -sə- \

Definition of sousaphone

: a large circular tuba that has a flared adjustable bell — compare helicon

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Origin and Etymology of sousaphone

John Philip Sousa


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sousaphone

noun sou·sa·phone \ ˈsü-zə-ˌfōn , -sə- \

Definition of sousaphone for Students

: a large circular tuba designed to rest on the player's shoulder and used chiefly in marching bands

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